Winner of the 77th U.S. Women’s Open was Playing Graphite Design

Carlsbad, CA – June 7, 2022 Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the 77th U.S. Women’s Open was playing the Graphite Design Tour AD HY-85 Regular Flex hybrid shaft in her Srixon ZX #4 Hybrid claiming her 2nd career major tournament win and her 2nd LPGA win of the season.

Additionally, the winner of the Japan Golf Tour Organization (JGTO) BMW Japan Golf Tour Championship event, held at the Shishido Hills CC in Ibaraki, Japan was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD DI-7 X-Stiff Flex wood shaft in his Driver, a Graphite Design Tour AD DI-8 X-Stiff Flex wood shaft in his #3 fairway metal wood, claiming his 2nd win of the season.

“Congratulation to the 2022 U.S. Women’s Open winner on winning the largest professional purse in women’s golf. Congratulation on holding currently holding two of the five major trophies and trusting Graphite Design Golf shafts to move her to the No.3 ranked player in the world.  We at Graphite Design golf shafts look forward to watch her move her way up the world rankings” stated Erik Boysen, V.P. Tour Promotions, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

Designed and manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters, the Tour AD HY hybrid shafts are available in four weights of 65g and 75g in R and S flex, 85g in R, S and X flex and 95g in S and X flex.

Designed with the Tour AD DI Hybrid profile in mind, the Tour AD HY hybrid is softer in the tip and mid-section and slightly stiffer in the butt section of the shaft, to promote a higher ball flight than the Tour AD DI Hybrid shafts.

Revolutionary technology, design and the most advanced materials are trademarks in all Graphite Design shafts, making them the highest quality premium golf shafts on the market today. Validating the company’s “Tour AD” logo, all of Graphite Design’s PGA Tour-proven shafts are specifically designed to promote a gain in Accuracy and Distance.

About Graphite Design:

Located in the city of Chichibu, Japan, Graphite Design has 32 years of experience designing and manufacturing premium graphite composite golf shafts. Numerous Graphite Design shafts can be seen in play by the best professional players on all tours worldwide. Validating the company’s “Tour AD” logo, all of Graphite Design’s Tour-proven shafts specifically promote “Accuracy and Distance”. On Tour, Graphite Design shafts recorded 46 Global tournament victories in 2021 and have helped numerous golf professionals earn well over 425 victories and multi-millions of dollars in prize money since inception.  Graphite Design continues to be the most dominant, #1 shaft brand on the Japanese JGTO Professional Tour for the past nineteen years.

About Pro’s Choice:

Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts is the exclusive distributor of Graphite Design golf shafts in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, UAE, S. Africa, S. America, and Australia. Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts distributes all of the current Graphite Design shafts including the new 2022 Tour AD UB model of wood shafts as well the Graphite Design MAD, Tour AD HD, XC, Tour AD VR, Tour AD IZ, Tour AD TP, Tour AD GP, Tour AD MJ, Tour AD BB, and Tour AD DI models of shafts. The company is located in Carlsbad, California with a distribution warehouse located in San Diego.

For more information about Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts or Graphite Design shafts, please contact Bill McPherson at 619-454-6283 or, or visit For tour promotions inquiries, please contact Erik Boysen at

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